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Oct 14, 2012 8:00am PDT
, california will also vote on 11 state propositions. here to caulk us through this are two bay area political analysts that know the political arena and continue to inform us on print and in the air. we have belva davis and san francisco chronicle political reporter, paula maranoochi, welcome back. >> thank you for having us. >> i know you mow 2 political beat. >> my chain has been less than a bit, but i have had a little exposure to the real world of it. >> on the conventions, campaign trail and new hampshire together, it is an exciting election year. this one i think will come down to the wire. >> you think it will be really, really close. >> yes. >> i think a lot of people are predicting the same thing. >> maybe not in california, but when you talk about the swing states, it will be nerve racking. >> ohio seem to be that way. >> oh, yes. >> i want to ask awe few things about the presidential race in general and then we will get to the propositions. first of all in the debate and ever since, everybody is talking about reaching across the aisle. congress? grid locke. everybody agrees o
Oct 21, 2012 8:00am PDT
-sex couples. will this impact the upcoming election? what is the status in california on same-sex marriage and what other priorities are ahead? for insight, we welcome back attorney kate kendall, the executive director of nclr, the national center for lesbian rights headquartered here in san francisco. welcome back, good to see you. >> great to be back. >> let's be clear. sometimes people get a title and it washes them over quickly. national, you mean with problems, legal problems and issues for the entire country here from-from-san francisco. >> that's right. we're based here. this is where we were founded in 1977, and we do work now all over the country representing the entire specto rum of the lesbian, gay, transsexual and gender community. >> let's start with the marriage issue. >> sure. >> it feels like a straight wound watching this back and forth and back and forth and it's different in this state. what is the status right now? >> it's really thinking. -- interesting. i think you're right. it's been back and forth and a bit of a seasaw. the truth is, we're only trending in one direc
Oct 7, 2012 8:00am PDT
offered help to victims by becoming california's first and the nation's second shelter dedicated to women and children escaping a dodomestic violence and meet cathy black. her book is her story of dealing with abusive relationships and overcoming low self-e steve. how prevalent or common is domestic abuse in the bay area? >> 75% of the population -- three or four of us know someone who is a victim or one in three women. >> and when you say domestic violence or abuse of relationship. >> uh-huh. >> a lot of people think, oh, that must mean getting hit, i'm getting smacked around physical. >> right. >> and do you broaden that definition? >> absolutely. it's intimidation, environmental, spiritual, economic -- very so -- there are so many different -- verbal abuse, psychological abuse -- it comes in many forms. >> uh-huh. >> you think people in this situation if they're not getting visually beaten. >> uh-huh. >> dismess all of the other definitions because that is a nice way to deny it's happening to them? >> right. i think the more education that is done, the more people are reaching out to e
Oct 28, 2012 8:00am PDT
! and tonight he will be awarded with a spirit awardality the scottish center here oakland, california. here is the amazing narda michael walden himself, and our in the spirit awards host janice edwards. hello and welcome back. what an honor to have you two here. >> we are glad to be here. >> it is great to have you back on home base. >> you are so kind. it is so wonderful to be here. i love being here on black renaissance and brenda, you do a wonderful job. congratulations on all you do and for bringing so much to our community. >> thank you. and you brought mr. walden who is receiving a "in the spirit award." what is it? >> it celebrates the best of our community, people who have made contributions worldwide because they believe in giving back, they are very talented. he is one of the many people being honored because of that. he is a visionary and he believes in giving back. in the spirit award celebrates that in many different genres. kathy adams is being honored. we have wilma chan. bell have a davis and many more. >> great. >> what a list of luminaries. >> yes. we have brenda knig
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